A demonstration of the basic search interface for the Canadian Business & Current Affairs database offered by Proquest. Originally created by Richard Baer (Camosun College) on February 17, 2012 using Camtasia Studio. The original .mp4 and Camtasia Studio source file for this tutorial can be downloaded from the ANTS project repository at the University of Calgary DSpace: https://dspace.ucalgary.ca/handle/1880/48907 This tutorial is licensed to the public using a Creative Commons... Topics: research, library, database, information literacy
Demonstrates tips and techniques for precision searching in the CBCA database (Proquest) using the Document Type and Location menus. Also demonstrates how to capture the citation for each item in the desired style format and the use of the email, print, and export features. Originally created by Richard Baer (Camosun College) on Feb 27, 2012 using Camtasia Studio. The original .mp4 and Camtasia Studio source file for this tutorial can be downloaded from the ANTS project repository at the... Topic: education database library research tutorial information literacy ANTS CBCA LION TV
A brief demonstration of the search features in the PsycINFO databse (EBSCOhost 2.0 version). Tutorial covers use of the basic search feature to perform a keyword search, and then use of the search limit menus (e.g. Subject Major Heading) to gain precision among search results. The tutorial also discusses modes of access, use of the folder, and citation tools. Originally created by William Badke (Trinity Western University) on May 28, 2012 using Adobe Captivate. The Adobe Captivate project file... Topic: information literacy psychology academic research library database tutorial PsycINFO EBSCOhost
Demonstrates advanced search techniques in the PsycINFO database (EBSChost 2.0). Discusses the identification of subject headings either via the item record or the Thesaurus, and how to use these subject headings in subsequent searches.Truncated searching is demonstrated via the use of the asterisk symbol. Also covers the use of hyperlinks in different fields within the item record so users can quickly perform new searches for all materials by the named author or cited references. Tutorial ends... Topics: PsycINFO, EBSCOhost, library, tutorial, database, research, articles, information, literacy
A brief demonstration of how to synch Google Scholar search results to local library holdings.Originally created by Richard Baer (librarian @ Camosun College) on February 25, 2013 using Camtasia Studio. The original Camtasia Studios project file and published .mp4 can be downloaded from the ANTS project repository at the University of Calgary Dspace: http://hdl.handle.net/1880/49456This tutorial is licensed to the public using a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported... Topics: Google, Scholar, database, research, information, literacy, library, articles
byNichole Ackerman (Seminole State College of Florida)
Provides an overview of the search interfaces and tools found in the Academic Search Complete (EBSCOhost 2.0) database. An advanced keyword searched is performed, and search limits, citations tools, item record details, and full text options are demonstrated. Originally created by Nichole Ackerman (librarian at Seminole State College of Florida) on July 17, 2012 using Adobe Captivate. The source file for this tutorial can be downloaded from the ANTS project repository at the University of... Topics: academic, search, complete, EBSCOhost, research, database, library, tutorial, information,...